Job Description

Founded in 1987, Partners In Home Care is passionately committed to assisting clients and families in achieving optimal health, independence, and comfort through high-quality, cost-effective home and community health-related services.

Come and make your own schedule!

We are looking for a qualified Nurse Practitioner to join our Hospice team on a PRN basis.

Partners In Home Care offers the following benefits:

  • Competitive pay
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • Paid accumulated leave
  • 401K with company match
  • Student Loan Forgiveness
  • Continuing Education Funds

Job Summary:

The Nurse Practitioner provides face-to-face visit services for hospice patients as needed in relief of the Medical Director. Such visits will be in patient residences throughout the greater Missoula Region.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

 Provides face-to-face visits to determine hospice eligibility and re-certify hospice patients.

  • Evaluates patient history and current status to determine eligibility for services.
  • Proficiency in symptom management at end of life.
  • Knowledge of Advance Directives and POLST.
  • Observes and evaluates the patient’s physical and psychosocial status, including changes in condition and/or reactions to treatments or medications.
  • Accurately documents patient information and visit outcomes.
  • Assures continuity of care through effective communication, information exchange and case conferences with other disciplines, community health, support and social agencies.
  • Promotes optimal quality of life through teaching, counseling, appropriate interventions and referrals.